April 27, 2016

Multidisciplinary Cancer Care

After someone is told they have cancer there are many questions: how do I beat it? Where should I be treated? Who should I see? Traditionally, the management of patients with cancer was done by individual practitioners who hopefully communicated with their colleagues to develop a plan of action. But management by individual practitioners is […]

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April 21, 2016

Breaking Good: TV Binge-Watching and Your Health

Hooked on watching The Walking Dead or Portlandia by the season? Or perhaps you plan to wait until the entire season of Game of Thrones becomes available, instead of watching in real-time each week? According to research released at the American Public Health Association’s annual meeting in November 2015, binge-watching is “significantly associated with TV […]

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April 8, 2016

Adventures In Wellness – Results May Vary

In this recurring blog series from Mission Health, Karen allows us to follow along on her journey toward better health. She has set her mind to losing weight and getting fit in 2016, and to help her reach those goals, she is tapping into a number of resources Mission has to offer. To learn more about […]

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April 5, 2016

Five Tips to Help Your Child with Hearing Loss

By Michelle Porter Tiernan As a parent of a child with hearing loss, you may not know where to turn. It’s so important to get appropriate treatment and services that your child needs. Here are five ways you can help your child: Get Early Treatment Early treatment includes hearing aids or other devices, like cochlear […]

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March 30, 2016

Adventures In Wellness – Veggies for Breakfast

In this recurring blog series from Mission Health, Karen allows us to follow along on her journey toward better health. She has set her mind to losing weight and getting fit in 2016, and to help her reach those goals, she is tapping into a number of resources Mission has to offer. To learn more about […]

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